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Was Bohemia part of the Frankish Empire in 814?

It's tricky (but probably no) The maps you see come out of 19th and 20th century historiography, during the rise of nationalist agendas. This is further complicated by the Internet echo chamber. There'...
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Was the Battle of Tours really the turning point for the Umayyad expansion into Europe?

As a complementary answer: While the battle of Tours was an important moment in the Arab expansion into Europe, it was not the only one, for the simple reason that the Arab expansion in that direction ...
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